My Little Pony was a hot topic this week when Habro released the teaser for their new cartoon, showing humanized (and somewhat sexualized) versions of their pony girls.
"The Outhouse will join with Bronies in a blood pact, declaring war on My Little Pony: Equestria Girls."
The hasdcdonesomethingstupidtoday.com counter didn't make it more than a few days when James Robinson walked off of Earth 2 only days after they canceled Demon Knights and Dial H.
"DC has now canceled almost 8% of it's New 52 line this month alone, and their solicits haven't even been released yet."
Disney made news this week, but not the good kind, as a redesign of Brave star Merida came out, thinning her down for her debut as a Disney Princess. RU wonders if Disney and Abercrombie & Fitch have teamed up for a new campaign:
Also excluded are "uggos" and "spazzes."
And wrapping up our top five this week, El Presidente brings us another Hollywood "scoop" about Hawkeye:
Other Rising Stories:
Arrow Annotataions - "Sacrifice" takes a look at the easter eggs from this weeks finale.
Crowdfunding has Begun on Young Justice tells fans how they can help bring the show back.
We poke fun at the movie, and get the directors attention with: Asylum Rekindles East Coast/West Coast Feud with 'Pacific Rim' Knockoff "Atlantic Rim'
El Presidente keeps dropping Hollywood scoops with Fictional Justice League Movie Steps Up Timetable
And we anger Lady Rawhide creators by pointing out problems with their new character design in RU's op/ed: And We’re The Bad Guys For Making Fun Of Stuff Like This
And, I'll let you in on a new feature we are working on, still in beta. It's a new tagging system where we will be able to highlight all news on certain subjects, like:
We hope to have it up and running soon, but we have thousands of back articles to tag and a few other things to tinker with until it's perfect. You can already see some of it at work at "You May Also Like" feature at the bottom of many articles now, but soon you will be able to click on a specific subject and find all the articles we've posted about it.
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About the Author - Jeremy Shane
Jeremy was born in a small mountain village of a strange foreign land called Weystvurginea. Banishment for liberal views saw him spend years wondering the east coast until he decided to bike to California. When he saw how long a trip it was, he drove instead. Now he's living it up in a low humidity climate, sometimes working on his photography and when not, he writes for us covering books (by way of his blog: Reading Realms), gaming, tv, movies, comics, conventions in the SoCal area, and creates a weekly webcomic: A Journey Through Skyrim. If you look for him offline, start in the L.A. area; online start at: www.jeremyshane.info for his profile and all the social networks he's on... or just follow him on twitter, he seems to be on there a lot: @jeremyshane.
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